The Mission Society provides global missionary support through missionary recruiting, missionary training and equipping church leaders and others to lead international and short-term mission trips. Based in Norcross, GA, The Mission Society was originally formed to support Methodist missionaries, but now works with a variety of Wesleyan denominations offering missionary training, missionary seminars, missionary workshops and church leadership training throughout the United States and around the world.
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Welcome to The Mission Society’s Media Center, where you’ll find our current media kit, press releases and online versions of select print publications. Check back often for breaking stories and in-depth information from around the globe. Or subscribe to our news feeds by clicking the "Subscribe" button to the right.

You can view our current news articles here.

Please contact Ruth Burgner to request interviews with our executives or for more information.

Fact Sheet:
The Mission Society Fact Sheet

Expert Grid:
The Mission Society Expert Grid

FAQs:
Frequently Asked Questions

News Releases:

Archived press releases from 2008, 200920102011 , and 2012 can be found here.

2014

May 8, 2014 - The Mission Society Installs New President

April 24, 2014 - Missionary Pioneer and Executive Passes Away

March 13, 2014 - The Mission Society to Provide Safe Drinking Water to 1 Million in Ghana by 2020

January 13, 2014 - The Rev. Max Wilkins to Become President of The Mission Society

2013

May 22, 2013 - The Mission Society President Dick McClain Announces Retirement after 28 Years of Service

May 1, 2013 - Social Media on the Mission Field: Blessing or Curse?

Bios of available speakers:
Denny Brown - Vice President for Mission Advancement 
Ruth Burgner - Senior Director of Communications
Richard Coleman - Senior Director of Mobilization and Candidacy
Rev. Frank Decker - Vice President for Member Care and Development
Ivar Quindsland - Vice President for Mission Administration
Jim Ramsay - Vice President for Mission Ministries
Stan Self - Senior Director of Church Ministry
Darrell Whiteman, Ph.D. - Vice President for Mission Mobilization and Training, Resident Missiologist
Max Wilkins - President and CEO

Head shots (high res - .jpg):
Denny Brown
Ruth Burgner
Richard Coleman
Frank Decker 
Ivar Quindsland
Jim Ramsay
Stan Self
Darrell Whiteman
Max Wilkins

Head shots (low res - .jpg):
Denny Brown
Ruth Burgner
Richard Coleman
Frank Decker
Ivar Quindsland
Jim Ramsay
Stan Self
Darrell Whiteman
Max Wilkins

Media Contact: 
Ruth Burgner 
Direct: 678.542.9038
rburgner@themissionsociety.org